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Melittis Melissophyllum perennial


Melittis Melissophyllum perennialMelittis Melissophyllum is also known as Large-flowered Bastard Balm. This handsome perennial is not often seen, but it deserves to be more generally grown, especially as it will thrive in almost any soil; but to grow it to perfection, it should be planted in rich loam.

The Melittis Melissophyllum flowers from June to August, and may be increased by division of the roots any time after the latter month. Their height is about 1.5 feet.